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Headline: Chautauqua County,Dunkirk,Sewage Discharge, Wright Park Beach
Activation Time: 04/16/18 8:16 PM
Expiration Time: 04/19/18 8:15 PM
Issued By: City of Dunkirk Waste Water Treatment Plant
Affected Jurisdictions: Chautauqua County (All)
Location of Discharge: Wright Park Dr, Dunkirk, NY 14048, USA
Additional Address Info: Wright Park Dr, Dunkirk, NY 14048, USA
Name of Waterbody Affected: Lake Erie
Description of Discharge: Screened Wastewater
Potential public area(s) impacted:
The following public areas were potentially impacted:
Bathing Beach:
Park:
Fishing Area:

Facility name: City of Dunkirk Waste Water Treatment Plant, Facility ID: NY0027961
Date and Time of Discharge: Apr 16 2018 4:36PM
Duration of Discharge: 0.5 hours ended.
Reason for Discharge:
Weather Conditions: Heavy rain causing combined sewer system and wet well to be at capacity

Volume or Rate of Discharge: 2700000 Gallons  (Estimated)
Treated State of Discharge: Partially Treated With Disinfection
Steps Taken to Contain Discharge: Use wet well and intercepter line for maximum storage.

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